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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos shares his company's vision for the future, with CNBC's Jon Fortt.
CNBC's Jon Fortt sits down with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to talk about several new tablets that will allow consumers to buy cheaper, faster devices, in an attempt to steer customers to buying digital content.
CNBC's Jon Fortt speaks with Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos about the company's new line of Kindles and what he believes is fundamental to the digital content space.
SEATTLE, Sept 24- Amazon.com Inc unveiled two new high-definition tablets on Tuesday with a unique on-screen helpdesk feature it hopes will give it an advantage over devices from rivals Apple Inc and Google Inc..
Sept 4- Jeff Bezos, the soon-to-be owner of The Washington Post, does not plan to cut his way to profitability and says the only path to success is growth, according to an account in the Washington Post on Wednesday.
Sept 3- Rupert Murdoch's News Corp said on Tuesday that it has sold Dow Jones Local Media Group to a unit of Fortress Investment Group for an undisclosed sum. The move has been in the works by News Corp ever since it acquired in 2007 Dow Jones, also the publisher of the Wall Street Journal.
Sept 3- Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon who shocked media watchers when he agreed to buy The Washington Post, told the struggling newspaper he will guide it using the same approach that successfully shaped his e-commerce site and turned it into the world's largest online retailer.
Aug 21- Here is Warren Buffett's pension fund management advice in a nutshell: Be patient, buy only a few things, ignore the stock market until it becomes irrationally optimistic, at which point sell.
NEW YORK Aug 20- Magazine publisher Conde Nast announced a major partnership with Amazon.com Inc on Tuesday in which the Internet retailer will handle print and.
NEW YORK Aug 20- Magazine publisher Conde Nast announced a major partnership with Amazon on Tuesday in which the Internet retailer will handle print and digital subscriptions for its stable of glossy publications like Vogue, Wired and Vanity Fair.
Aug 15- It is now a week since Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon, announced that he was buying the Washington Post, in what could be the most exciting case of convergence between the new media and the old since the merger of AOL with Time Warner. But how might Bezos re-launch this venerable flagship of U.S. journalism?
Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute president & CEO, provides his perspective on Fed policy and its impact on jobs and the economy. Also Isaacson provides his thoughts on consolidation in the airline industry.
Walter Isaacson, Aspen Institute president & CEO, provides insight on Apple, and shares his thought on the future of the tech giant after the death of founder Steve Jobs.
The "Talking Squawk" blog runs down market guru Tom Lee's big call, Nelson Peltz's tough quarter, "The Lone Ranger" flop, wearable tech and Yahoo's new logo experiment.
German satellite manufacturers OHB-System AG and Astrium GmbH selected the California- based firm, also known as SpaceX, to launch a trio of spacecraft that comprise a radar reconnaissance network for Germany's defense department.
Among the top predictions: the man who transformed retailing will want to wean the venerable paper off its print edition; expand the Post's real-time content for a Twitter generation; share Amazon's near-unparalleled data on online buyers; and devise novel avenues to sell anything from books to smartphones to the Post's half a million readers.
*Amazon chief has said he plans to focus on his day job. WASHINGTON, Aug 6- If tax considerations played a role in Jeff Bezos' $250 million purchase of The Washington Post, he may need to reconsider his hands-off approach if he hopes to offset gains from other ventures with losses at the newspaper.
**Blackstone Group LP is exploring a sale of La Quinta Inns& Suites, a budget hotel chain it values at around $4.5 billion, a person familiar with the matter said. **The Washington Post Co said on Monday it has sold its flagship newspaper to Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com Inc for $250 million.
*IBM, Dow's biggest decliner, falls after Credit Suisse downgrade.
NEW YORK, Aug 6- U.S. stocks slid to session lows on Tuesday following comments from Dennis Lockhart president of the Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank, that the central bank could start reducing its bond-buying program as soon as September.